独裁

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Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of 独裁 – see 獨裁.
(This term, 独裁, is the simplified form of 獨裁.)
Notes:

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
どく
Grade: 5
さい
Grade: 6
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

独裁 ‎(hiragana どくさい, romaji dokusai)

  1. autocracy, dictatorship (a government led by a dictator)
  2. making decisions for a group by oneself, tyranny

Verb[edit]

独裁する ‎(intransitive, hiragana どくさいする, romaji dokusai suru)

  1. rule as a dictator
  2. make decisions for others by oneself, behave tyrannically

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3